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    2 gang switch - power at light

    I currently have a basic one pole light switch with the power originating at the light source(14-2 wire from light source to switch).

    I would like to add another light fixture controlled by a...
  2. Re: gluing 1" rigid 4x8 DOW to interior cement wall

    I used PL300 Foamboard Adhesive it worked great.
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    Re: Novice Basement Finisher

    It is definitely possible to secure the top plate to the steel I-beam. My basement has exactly this scenario. What I have done is drilled a few holes through the beam. Put a bolt through the top...
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    Re: Moving Cold Water Ground

    I have no reason to splice the wire so I am good there.
    I will check out the electrical PVC option though for extra protection.
    Thanks guys.
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    Re: Moving Cold Water Ground

    Thanks for the help guys.
    I believe I will just disconnect the ground from the cold water, pull the wire through the conduit and re-route it without any conduit at all since this is in the house and...
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    Moving Cold Water Ground

    I currently have a ground wire running from my service panel to the incoming cold water pipe in my basement. This is a bare copper wire in metal conduit.
    My question is this:
    I would like to...
  7. Thread: stud spacing

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    stud spacing

    I am building some walls in my basement.
    I am aware that 16" oc is the standard stud spacing for walls. However, I see that the USG website lists 24" oc studs as acceptable for 1/2" rock which is...
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    Re: Insulating a Basement

    This is a good point. Might as well just put the studs up agains the foam, drill through the studs for the electrical and gain the extra space in the room.


    For this I was planning on using...
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    Re: Insulating a Basement

    Canuk:

    I am ready to start my basement renovation and I like the method you are proposing. I will be using wood studs with PT plate on the bottom. I live in Southern Wisconsin so we have cold...
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